Phaethon: Gods of Trance I. An Enraptured Trance Odyssey
Phaethon: Gods of Trance I, the Special Edition album brought to you by Se7enth Fury Grammaton Records is a vibrant and spirit filled collection of trance mixes produced to monumental perfection. This enchanting and alluring blend of rhythms and intense instrumentals lure listeners into a dynamic musical dimension of future sounds. The album's tracks are appealing, fresh, an explosion of pure sophistication. Five Months, Intox, Sallo One, Majuri, SandMan, Merc, Paul Patsan, Marway, irishjohn, and Igor Maric welcome trance music fans into a surreal universe that hypnotizes and delights. These power-driven cuts blend elements of jazz, funk, rock, blues, world, electronic, and ambient sounds that surges through each track.
The compilation descends upon earth with a sumptuous, bass-driven mix by Belgium producer Five Months. Intox's remix of Faith Hope Love immediately draws you in with an awesome fusion of upbeat instrumentals and sonic waves that range from light and airy to hard and heavy; but equally electrifying. Setting the stage for what's to come, Five Months and French EDM producer Intox give an unforgettable entrance that quickly gets the vibes in motion.
Sallo One and Sasha G. power up on What You Feel, an Original Mix with an infectious beat and atmospheric elements. Light melodies sprinkle this track as ambient washes delicately caress friendly chords. Sasha G's voice merges with dance infused vocals complementing the seeming gentle instrumentals. What You Feel picks up the tempo into an electronic star-bust of beautiful melodies and colorful sequences. The track is a lovely mix between pretty and playful, entrancing and mysterious. Giving a sensational performance, Sallo One enraptures Sasha G's vocals effortlessly, cascading into an epic wave of sound.
Teasing with a minimalist introduction, What a Feeling (Merc Remix), a driving collaboration between Rome-based singer-songwriter Majuri, Portugese DJ-producer SandMan, and artist Merc expresses quick beats, mood music, and dreamy elements. The engaging track will uplift and seduce the ear with fanciful production and surreal ambiance. Melodic piano chords and echoing synths create an other-worldly experience that is consistent with the nuances of Trace, taking listeners to another realm.
Further igniting the atmosphere, Paul Patsan arrives to the occasion with glitzy synths, rolling drum kits, and eclectic layers. Delivering a truly futuristic sound, his track Revelations is a cinematic soundscape that transforms into a highly-stylized performance. Distorted elements exhibit the unconventional as the rhythms take hold. For close to 6 and a half minutes, Paul Patsan weaves in and out of seemingly parallel dimensions as mystifying patterns give voice to the fantastic labyrinth of sound.
Just before you've had a moment to place your feet back on the ground, Marway changes things up with Switch, an intense fusion with a steady rhythm, funky chords and retroactive synths. Marway's instrumental backdrop creates an intriguing scene for music fans looking for a high-definition escape that pleases the senses. The track turns-down and drops mid-way as softer elements dance along the sound layers. Soulfulness abounds as Switch contrasts tempos and converges into an uplifting sequence of synthesizers and riveting layers.
Irishjohn draws fans "Deep Inside" with a catchy mix carried by distinct percussion and crisp dance vocals. Deep Inside delivers festive ambience with noticeable global appeal. The track, which has a far-eastern flair, is digitally enticing and strikingly futuristic. Immediately, the music garners attention as guitar strings, synths, and vocals equal the sum of an engaging modern experience.
In a memorable finish, Igor Maric ignites the party with After Sunset, a mix that combines a wide but bold syncopation while uplifting and expanding the mental experience, producing an ambient blend of energizing sounds. Fusing a distinctly Latin groove with sharp elements, After Sunset is a cooling mix that releases the spirit.
Phaethon: Gods of Trance I is an eclectic electronic odyssey that takes listeners into a series of ethereal spaces. Joining together some of the most powerful names in electronic music, the album compilation is certain to be a quintessential moment destined to transcend time. From engrossing ambient waves to futuristic elements, delicate melodies to driving percussion, the tracks on Gods of Trance I offer an endless galaxy of sounds rising from the millennium, illuminating the universe with style and sophistication. Equally compelling is the album's artwork, imagineered and hand-painted by Eric Taylor exclusively for Se7enth Fury Grammaton Records.
Zone into the sights and sounds of Phaethon: Gods of Trance I to experience the next dimension in trance music.